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[movies]Chip Seal Application - Part 3 - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-316Chip Seal Application - Part 3Part 3 (9 min.) examines chip seal application problems, most of which are caused by improper equipment maintenance or operation. Uneven spray patterns and chip distribution are discussed, and some safety hazards are also pinpointed. The video uses metric units.
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Downloads: 68
[movies]Rumble Strips: A Sound Investment - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPublication FHWA-SA-07-024Rumble Strips: A Sound InvestmentAn introduction to the effectiveness and design of shoulder, edge and centerline rumble strips/stripes, all cost-effective treatments proven to reduce crashes caused by distracted or inattentive drivers.
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Downloads: 101
[movies]Rural Technical Assistance Program - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-143Rural Technical Assistance ProgramReduce your workload and change your life for the better with Technology Transfer through the Rural Technical Assistance Program. Working smarter with RTAP expertise in the form of newsletters, workshops, training guides and help lines is promoted in testimonials by road engineers. Examples are given of equipment and construction ideas shared through the T2 newsletters and videos, and viewers are told to get with the pro...
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Downloads: 40
[movies]Pavement Management Systems for Local Administrators - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-119Pavement Management Systems for Local AdministratorsThis tape presents concepts, benefits and costs of pavement management for agencies considering PMS implementation. It outlines the basic components of pavement management systems: highway inventory, pavement condition survey, analysis of repair needs, prioritization of needs, strategy selection and cost analysis methods...
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Downloads: 84
[movies]Technical Advancements for Maintenance Workers SHRP: Grabbing Hold of the Future - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-166Technical Advancements for Maintenance Workers SHRP: Grabbing Hold of the FutureStrategic Highway Research Program (SHRP) products and research goals for highway maintenance are presented in this video. These include pavement maintenance products for faster, longer-lasting repairs, including two- component polyurethane resins and pre-mixed cold patch for pothole repair...
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Downloads: 43
[movies]Tribal Transportation Planning: A Vision of a Better Tribal Transportation Plan - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-394ATribal Transportation Planning: A Vision of a Better Tribal Transportation PlanThis tape presents the importance of transportation as it relates to tribal sovereignty and quality of life. It encourages tribes to plan for better transportation and makes it clear that transportation planning is a prerequisite for securing federal transportation funding. ISTEA funding of tribal transportation projects is described and basic components and advantages of tra...
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Downloads: 34
[movies]Round Abouts - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationRound AboutsHighways for Life.
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Downloads: 78
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 6 - Lunchtime - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 6 - LunchtimeWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. Part 6 (16 min.) changes the pace with a lunchroom discussion which relates an agency's court losses to employee salaries. This last segment, however, is also directed to management, stressing personnel training, conformity to the MUTCD, inspection of traffic contro...
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Downloads: 106
[movies]Highway Noise Barriers: Performance, Maintenance and Safety - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-707Highway Noise Barriers: Performance, Maintenance and SafetyThe video illustrates different aspects of highway noise barriers. Topics covered include basic acoustics, barrier perforance, types of barriers, barrier materials, and maintenance and safety concerns.
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Downloads: 80
[movies]Retrofitted Load Transfer Devices - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-283Retrofitted Load Transfer DevicesRepair of cracks in jointed concrete pavement is accomplished by dry-milling slots and placing epoxy-coated rebar to establish load transfer across pavement cracks. Carbide grinding is used instead of diamond saw cutting. After the short sections of rebar are placed, the slots are backfilled with a high- strength rapid-setting mortar...
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Downloads: 42
[movies]Open Roads: A Look At Freeway Incident Management - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-475Open Roads: A Look At Freeway Incident ManagementIn clear, non-technical language, this video depicts the severity of the incident problem (costing time, money, lives and bad publicity) and offers effective and practical solutions in the form of a coordinated and well-planned incident management program. Touches upon a broad range of proven, successful incident management strategies, including many simple, low-cost procedures that can be readily adopted...
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Downloads: 58
[movies]Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 2) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-317Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 2)This 3-part video was developed to help local agencies recognize typical problems with gravel roads, understand their causes, and correct them in a cost-effective manner.
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Downloads: 120
[movies]Improving American Roads Through International Technology Transfer - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-472Improving American Roads Through International Technology TransferThis video describes the FHWA Office of International Programs' International Technology Scanning Program. The scanning program was initiated in 1990 through a Congressional mandate. The National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) and the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials' (AASHTO) Special Committee on International Activity are partners in the ef...
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Downloads: 79
[movies]SHRP Innovations: Snow and Ice Control - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-287SHRP Innovations: Snow and Ice ControlA video catalog of SHRP products for snow and ice control, this presentation emphasizes the local benefits to be derived from SHRP research. Snow fences, snow plows, deicing chemical tests, anti-icing procedures, and road weather information systems are briefly described. SHRP tape no.20.
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Downloads: 71
[movies]Subsurface Utility Engineering: A Proven Solution - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-331Subsurface Utility Engineering: A Proven SolutionThis video stresses the benefits and briefly describes the methods of obtaining accurate three-dimensional mapping of subsurface utilities. Local agencies are counseled to contract the services of a subsurface utility engineer for development of future construction projects to lower construction bids, project costs, and liability exposure...
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Downloads: 86
[movies]Asphalt Roadway Rehabilitation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-329Asphalt Roadway RehabilitationThis video does not provide instruction in road rehabilitation. It introduces and promotes LTAP's training course, Techniques in Pavement Rehabilitation, which is offered to local road managers and non-technical decision-makers.
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Downloads: 93
[movies]Bridge Deck Overlays - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-273EBridge Deck OverlaysThis video begins with a discussion of deck condition, including inspection techniques, and then moves on to overlay materials, concentrating on latex-modified concrete (LMC) and silica fume concrete (SFC). Surface preparation is demonstrated, beginning with scarification and hydro-demolition. Blast cleaning of the surface and test runs of the finishing machine are shown...
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Downloads: 180
[movies]SHRP Innovations: Pavement Maintenance and Worker Safety - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-284SHRP Innovations: Pavement Maintenance and Worker SafetyA variety of SHRP's preventive maintenance and work zone safety research is briefly described and promoted. These include a maintenance rating guide, a new test for voids under concrete pavement, new manuals of practice for repairs, robotic pothole patching and crack sealing machinery, vehicle-mounted ground- penetrating radar for pavement damage detection, and a seismic pavement analyzer...
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Downloads: 103
[movies]Anti-Icing for Maintenance Personnel - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-370Anti-Icing for Maintenance PersonnelAnti-Icing is defined as a systematic approach to winter highway maintenance, using material, equipment, strategy and trained personnel to prevent or reduce the ice-pavement bond. This video gives a quick introduction to these tools, describing the action of sodium chloride in lowering freezing temperature, the importance of proper timing of chemical applications, selection of chemicals, calibration of spreaders, and a...
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Downloads: 76
[movies]Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 3) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-317Problems With Gravel Roads (Part 3)This 3-part video was developed to help local agencies recognize typical problems with gravel roads, understand their causes, and correct them in a cost-effective manner.
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Downloads: 140
[movies]Implementing an Equipment Management System - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-40BImplementing an Equipment Management SystemThe second part of a training course on equipment management, this video describes four EMS subsystems which can be implemented manually or with computers: inventory, planning and control; equipment maintenance; parts and supplies management; and financial management. The final segment of this video is on management information systems which provide computerized monitoring of all the EMS subsystems...
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Downloads: 85
[movies]All Weather Paint for Work Zone - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationAll Weather Paint for Work ZoneHighways for Life. Demonstration of the technology in a controlled environment with a rain simulator and at an experimental site where three different formulations of the All-Weather-Paint were evaluated by drivers, together with the conventional pavement markings and a temporary wet-weather tape.
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Downloads: 65
[movies]Sign Maintenance and Installation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-319Sign Maintenance and InstallationA Kansas county shows its procedures for tracking installed signs and setting priorities for sign maintenance, and demonstrates four typical field operations: performing minor sign maintenance, installing signs and posts, setting safe curve speed advisories using a ball bank indicator, and installing object makers and delineators...
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Downloads: 88
[movies]Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 2 - Detector Design - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-584Traffic Detector Video Training Course - Part 2 - Detector DesignThis training course on traffic detectors provides an understanding of how detectors work and the best methods to install, maintain, and repair them. The course is divided into four parts: detector theory, applications and evolution; detector design; detector installation; and detector maintenance...
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Downloads: 89
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 4 - Typical Applications - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 4 - Typical ApplicationsWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites.Part 4 (15 min.) shows typical applications, emphasizing techniques for safe installation of traffic control and reviewing taper lengths.
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Downloads: 175
[movies]Highway Safety and Trees: The Delicate Balance - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPublication FHWA-SA-06-13Highway Safety and Trees: The Delicate BalanceEveryone is a stakeholder when it comes to safety. Highway Safety and Trees: The Delicate Balance stresses that the design of highway projects should be a cooperative effort involving the highway agency, concerned communities, organizations, and individual citizens. Use this video to initiate a dialogue...
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Downloads: 88
[movies]Work Zone Safety - Part 1 - Introduction - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-334Work Zone Safety - Part 1 - IntroductionWork Zone Safety Maintenance Operations on Rural Highways. This six-part instructional video describes temporary traffic control in short-term work sites. The Introduction (about 16 min.) includes a 5-min. lead-in to the series which sets a tone of urgency, then introduces the MUTCD and general concepts of safety, liability, and agency image...
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Downloads: 141
[movies]Tribal School Zone Safety - Pedestrian Safety: A New Tradition - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationPublication FHWA-FLH-07-001Tribal School Zone Safety - Pedestrian Safety: A New TraditionA video for parents, guardians, transportation coordinators, and tribal leaders. Native Americans have the highest rates of pedestrian injury and death of any group in the United States. In fact, adult pedestrian death rates for Native Americans are almost 3.5 times that of the general population...
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Downloads: 108
[movies]The Best Defense is a Good Road - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-311The Best Defense is a Good RoadThis video for highway and public works administrators describes risk management procedures to reduce tort liability, with emphasis on good documentation of routine and emergency maintenance activities. The point is made with a simulation of courtroom testimony concerning signing deficiency.
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Downloads: 72
[movies]SHRP: Paving the Way for Tomorrow's Highways - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-120SHRP: Paving the Way for Tomorrow's HighwaysThis video provides an overview of the Strategic Highway Research Program (SHRP), which seeks solutions to common but costly problems such as pavement deterioration, bridge corrosion, and snow and ice control. Administration, funding and research goals of this five-year, 50 million program are described. Research projects in asphalt, pavement performance, highway operations and concrete structures are outlined,...
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Downloads: 108
[movies]Highway Safety: Roadside Cross Sections - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48IHighway Safety: Roadside Cross SectionsThis video identifies roadside slopes and ditch shapes that affect vehicle safety, describes alternative safety treatments, and demonstrates proper construction and maintenance. The effects of grade, hinge point location, and obstructions are shown. Ditch shape is emphasized. Culverts and pavement drop-offs are also discussed...
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Downloads: 130
[movies]Introduction to Rehabilitation of Highway Concrete - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-273AIntroduction to Rehabilitation of Highway ConcreteThis tape, the first in a series of five, outlines methods of concrete pavement repair including full depth repair of distressed joints, partial depth repair, bonded and unbonded concrete overlays, and fast-track mixes and methods. Bridge deck overlays and concrete mixes to reduce chloride infiltration are also reviewed...
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Downloads: 91
[movies]Asphalt Paving Inspection (Part 1) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-318Asphalt Paving Inspection (Part 1)Proper inspection techniques for local agencies are presented in three parts. Part 1 (about 27 min.) introduces an inspector's preliminary responsibilities: document review, coordination with the public, field review, equipment checks, planning traffic control, meeting weather requirements, and inspecting the tack coat application...
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Downloads: 172
[movies]Highway Safety: Signs - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-48JHighway Safety: SignsThis video stresses clarity and consistency in traffic control devices through adherence to the standards established in the MUTCD and the establishment of local traffic sign maintenance management programs. Sign inventory, evaluation, and replacement scheduling are presented in a brief video segment. Longitudinal and lateral placement of signs, sizing, visibility, and appropriateness of the message are discussed...
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Downloads: 162
[movies]Truck Impacts on Pavements - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-313Truck Impacts on PavementsTruck weights are considered in relation to pavement design. The following topics are considered: types of pavements, effects of the environment, use of truck data in pavement design, and the effects of increased truck size and weight. The video explains the calculation of single equivalent axle loads, and advocates adoption of compromise size and weight limits...
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Downloads: 124
[movies]A Daunting Challenge - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationA Daunting ChallengeHighways for Life. Right now, the highway system in this country is facing a perfect storm: At the same time that budgets are tighter than ever, much of the highway system is well beyond its useful life and in dire need of a major renewal effort. Yet, even if funds were available for such an effort using traditional methods, the resulting congestion would be enormous...
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Downloads: 98
[movies]Utility Cuts in Paved Roads (Part 2) - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-363Utility Cuts in Paved Roads (Part 2)Part 1 introduces the problems created by utility cuts. Project management is addressed in a review of interagency utility coordination and control, locating existing underground utilities, and traffic control. Part 2 continues with utility cut work methods: pavement cutting, excavation, backfilling, surface restoration, and site clean-up...
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Downloads: 70
[movies]Chip Seal Application - Part 1 - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-316Chip Seal Application - Part 1Part 1 (about 15 min.) is a good basic introduction to chip sealing, covering preliminary concerns such as familiarity with contract documents and traffic control plans, materials, equipment, surface preparation, weather requirements, and application rates.
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Downloads: 154
[movies]Alkali-Silica Testing, Alkali-Silica Reactivity - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-277Alkali-Silica Testing, Alkali-Silica ReactivityAlkali-silica reactivity, a major cause of deterioration in concrete, is explained in the introduction to this video. Determination of reactivity damage through use of a handbook, and prevention through use of low-alkali cements and aggregates and pozzolanic materials are discussed. New tests are explained in detail: a gel recognition test for use by field personnel, and a laboratory procedure, ASTM P 214...
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Downloads: 126
[movies]What is Anti-Icing - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-369What is Anti-IcingA brief introductory video for decision-makers, this tape emphasizes the cost-effectiveness of a strategic anti-icing program developed by the SHRP program. The goal of anti-icing is to prevent a strong bond between ice and pavement or bridge decks by spreading an ice-control chemical on the road before a bond can form, as opposed to de-icing...
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Downloads: 90
[movies]Nemo Bridge - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationNemo BridgeFrom the Prefabricated Bridge Elements and Systems division of the FHWA.
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Downloads: 95
[movies]Shooting Good Video - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-387Shooting Good VideoThis video provides simple tips and techniques to shoot better video for documentation purposes. Construction video may be required to document the date, time, location and process of various construction activities or usage of equipment, or could be used to settle disputes, as evidence in court, for in-house training, or for public viewing...
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Downloads: 89
[movies]Early Opening of Full-Depth Concrete Repairs - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-280Early Opening of Full-Depth Concrete RepairsFast-track full-depth concrete pavement repairs are introduced. Major considerations are discussed: planning to assess the need for fast-track construction and the production rates for each maintenance activity; scheduling tasks to prevent bottlenecks; and evaluating the strength characteristics of the placed concrete to determine the highway opening time...
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Downloads: 106
[movies]Stockpile Recovery to Minimize Segregation - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-468Stockpile Recovery to Minimize SegregationThe quality of the concrete depends on the quality of the aggregate. Aggregates will segregate (the fine, medium, and coarse materials will separate) during transportation and in a stockpile regardless of how the aggregate stockpile is created, by fixed conveyor, radial conveyor, end dumping, or truck built adjacent stockpiles...
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Downloads: 95
[movies]Pavement Structure Repair Techniques: Asphalt Chip Seals - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-335BPavement Structure Repair Techniques: Asphalt Chip SealsThis introductory video on planning and managing chip seal repairs presents a 7-step procedure: examining existing pavement, repairing pavement, cleaning surface, applying asphalt, spreading aggregate, rolling aggregate, and removing excess aggregate. The video explains the purpose of a chip seal and shows types of pavement distress for which chip seals are appropriate...
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Downloads: 157
[movies]A New Way of Doing Business - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationA New Way of Doing BusinessThe primary purpose of this RSA DVD is to provide a background for public agencies to draw upon when developing their own Road Safety Audit (RSA) policies and procedures and when conducting RSAs within their jurisdiction.
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Downloads: 56
[movies]Aesthetic Bridge Rails and Guardrails - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-1Aesthetic Bridge Rails and GuardrailsRoadside safety hardware can be compatible with scenic highways, national parks, and historic areas. Examples of steel-backed timber guardrails, precast reinforced concrete walls faced with native stone, glue-laminated wooden rails, and specially-designed precast concrete rails are shown in scenic locations and in crash-test footage...
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Downloads: 230
[movies]Road Safety Audits - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationRoad Safety AuditsHighways for Life.
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Downloads: 170
[movies]Bike Safe. Bike Smart - National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
National Highway Traffic Safety AdministrationVideo VH-655Bike Safe. Bike SmartThis entertaining, yet instructional, bicycle safety video uses a visually stimulating, peer-to-peer approach to teach elementary and middle school age audiences how to bike safely. Viewers will learn essential information about the rules of the road, signaling, riding at night, safe riding practices, and risky behaviors that they should avoid...
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Downloads: 363
[movies]Cable Guardrails - Federal Highway Administration
Federal Highway AdministrationVideo VH-2CCable GuardrailsCable guardrail systems are snowdrift-resistant, more aesthetic than solid-beam systems, and relatively low-cost. This video presents a potpourri of recent research and variations on the basic G1 guardrail. Flanged-channel posts, transitions between cable and w-beam barriers, wooden posts, modified terminal anchors, and low-cost installations for low volume roads are shown onsite and in crash tests...
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Downloads: 260
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